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Zoya Akhtar

Zoya Akhtar: I like to work with ensemble cast in my films

Zoya Akhtar's next is the Netflix project "Ghost Stories", an ensemble of four short films directed by four directors. Zoya apart, Anurag Kashyap, Dibakar Banerjee and Karan Johar are associated with the project.

Oct 10, 2019, 18:33 PM IST

Zoya Akhtar overwhelmed by Bollywood's support to 'Gully Boy' Oscar bid

Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar is overwhelmed with the kind of support that the Hindi film industry has extended to her film, "Gully Boy", ever since it was announced as Indias official entry at the Oscars.

Sep 25, 2019, 20:59 PM IST

Zoya Akhtar: Literary world an untapped source of inspiration

Hindi and other regional authors do not enjoy a lot of Bollywood attention when it comes to films based on literature, feels filmmaker Zoya Akhtar.

Sep 24, 2019, 21:23 PM IST

Ranveer Singh-Alia Bhatt starrer Gully Boy is India's official entry for the Oscars

Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt starrer Gully Boy is India's official entry for the Oscars. The film was helmed by Zoya Akhtar.

Sep 21, 2019, 18:21 PM IST

Janhvi Kapoor to debut in web-series with Zoya Akhtar's Ghost Stories

Janhvi, who will also be seen starring opposite Rajkumar Rao in 'Rooh-Afza', talked about the project that she will work on with the ace director.

Aug 19, 2019, 07:02 AM IST

Arjun Kapoor says Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar are two coolest people he knows

The actor recently attended the 10th edition of Indian Film Festival of Melbourne with Karan Johar and Zoya Akhtar.

Aug 12, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

'Gully Boy' bags best film at fest in Melbourne

'Gully Boy', which served as a voice for most struggling hip-hop artistes in India, has been honored with the best film award at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM).

Aug 09, 2019, 16:21 PM IST

Why Zoya Akhtar asked Ranveer Singh to behave

Bollywood star Ranveer Singh sent social media into a meltdown by flaunting his toned physique through a shirtless photograph. Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar, however, asked the macho star to watch what he did.

Aug 02, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

Zoya Akhtar posts shocking comment over Ranveer Singh's latest photo, asks him to 'behave' — Check out

Bollywood's Khilji's lean body in his latest Instagram picture is winning hearts on the Internet.

Aug 01, 2019, 13:35 PM IST

Karan Johar-Zoya Akhtar's 'Ghost Stories' to go into production in August

After "Lust Stories", filmmakers Karan Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee and Anurag Kashyap are coming together to spread some chills with "Ghost Stories" and they are looking forward to exploring the genre and experiment.

Aug 01, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

'Gully Boy' wins NETPAC Award at BIFAN in South Korea

'Gully Boy' is inspired by the lives of Mumbai street rappers Vivian Fernandes aka Divine and Naved Shaikh aka Naezy.

Jul 08, 2019, 19:19 PM IST

Zoya Akhtar, Anupam Kher, Anurag Kashyap, Ritesh Batra among new Oscar Academy members

The invitees, according to the official Oscars' website, have distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures.

Jul 02, 2019, 17:23 PM IST

'Gully Boy' heads to film festival in Melbourne

Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar is set to take her movie 'Gully Boy', starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, to the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2019.

Jun 27, 2019, 07:47 AM IST

Ranveer Singh signs 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar', to play Gujarati

In the midst of working on "83", actor Ranveer Singh has signed up another film. He will play a Gujarati in Yash Raj Films' (YRF) "Jayeshbhai Jordaar", to be helmed by debutant writer-director Divyang Thakkar.

May 27, 2019, 09:38 AM IST

Gully Boy actor Siddhant Chaturvedi's MC Sher to get his own spin-off

Siddhant became overnight sensation post the release of Gully Boy. 

Apr 23, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

Filmmaker shouldn't look at end result: Zoya Akhtar

Zoya started 2019 on a positive note as "Gully Boy" and digital project "Made in Heaven" received a good response from the audience.

Apr 22, 2019, 19:00 PM IST

Vijay Deverakonda to play lead role in Telugu remake in Gully Boy?

Gully Boy has become a cult film with the kind of praises it has received. 

Apr 17, 2019, 23:26 PM IST

'Gully Boy' gave us great push but we shouldn't be dependent on it: Rapper DIVINE

The film, headlined by Ranveer Singh, chronicled the story of the rise of a rapper from Dharavi. 

Mar 22, 2019, 22:49 PM IST

Gully Boy Box Office collections- Check report card

Check out the collections 

Mar 22, 2019, 15:09 PM IST

Ranveer Singh starrer 'Gully Boy' slows down at Box Office

The movie has been directed by Zoya Akhtar and presents the lead actors in a never-seen-before avatar.

Mar 12, 2019, 15:14 PM IST